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5/16/2019 Member News
Oil company's seismic testing approval creates waves in Tasmanian fishing industry

Oil company's seismic testing approval creates waves in Tasmanian fishing industry

By ABC News

Tasmania's fishing industry is "astounded" seismic testing has been given the green light by a national petroleum authority in Bass Strait as part of exploration plans by an oil and gas company.

Approval has been given to 3D Oil to use seismic testing when it explores for oil and gas reserves later this year in the Otway Basin, 18 kilometres west of King Island.

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https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-05-16/seismic-testing-fishing-impact--fears-in-bass-strait/11120274?pfmredir=sm